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Tolyatti (Russian: Тольятти) is a city in the Samara Oblast of Russia. It is the largest city of the Samara Oblast. As of 2010, the city has 719,632 people.

A cultural heritage tomb in Tolyatti
A cultural heritage tomb in Tolyatti
Country Russia

History[change | change source]

Tolyatti is known formerly as Stavropol until 1964. The city was fovounded as a fortress in 1738 and known as Stavropol, it was given city status in 1780 and again in 1946. Became more prominent by Samara, it remained unimportant until the beginning in 1950 of the huge V.I.

Geography[change | change source]

The city was 988 kilometers southeast of Moscow, 1,700 kilometers southeast of Saint Petersburg, 637 kilometers south of Nizhny Novgorod, and 995 kilometers southeast of Yekaterinburg.

Population[change | change source]

As of 2010, Tolyatti has 719,632 people. In 2005, it has 704,792 people.

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